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Castleford Tigers pay tribute to fan and 'legend' DJ 'Little Kev'

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Now 18 of Yorkshire's 20 councils have agreed to back the 'One Yorkshire' devolution deal.

Yorkshire devolution: United front as Wakefield council leader Peter Box now backs region-wide deal

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Coun Peter Box.

Services to take a hit as Wakefield Council slashes £28m from budget

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How many dogs were stolen in West Yorkshire last year?

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Residents evacuated after collision causes gas leak

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Have your say on how much is added to council tax bills to fund policing in West Yorkshire

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Vote for the Wakefield Express cafe of the year 2018

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Caught on Camera: Do you recognise these people?

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Traffic building up on the M62 westbound carriageway. Picture: Crown 2018

M62 traffic: Lane of motorway closed after crash near Ripponden

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Significant delays are being reported on the M1 motorway this morning.

Travel update: M62 motorway blocked near Ferrybridge after crash

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M62 traffic: Lane of motorway closed after crash near Ripponden

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Significant delays are being reported on the M1 motorway this morning.

Travel update: M62 motorway blocked near Ferrybridge after crash

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Traffic builds up on the M62 Eastbound following the crash. Picture: Crown 2017

M62 crash: Drivers warned of major delays after pile-up near Brighouse

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Traffic queuing on the M1 northbound near Barnsley where there has been a crash. Picture: Crown 2017

M1 delays: What is causing problems on the motorway between Sheffield and Wakefield?

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Will this crash on the M62 in West Yorkshire affect your commute home tonight?

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How many dogs were stolen in West Yorkshire last year?

Crime

Have your say on how much is added to council tax bills to fund policing in West Yorkshire

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Pontefract Park. Image: Google

Sex attacker who targeted women jogging in Pontefract Park is jailed

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Leeds Crown Court

Widow admits £53,000 insurance firm fraud after husband’s death: Normanton pensioner avoids immediate jail

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New trusts announced for some of WCAT schools - but not those in Wakefield district

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The number of pupils permanently excluded from Wakefield schools rose last year (generic school corridor image).

REVEALED: The number of pupils from your area of Wakefield permanently excluded from school last year

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Nursery ‘inadequate’ in all areas

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Primary school league tables 2017: Yorkshire is worst performing region

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Pupils delighted with advent treats

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M62 traffic: Lane of motorway closed after crash near Ripponden

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Significant delays are being reported on the M1 motorway this morning.

Travel update: M62 motorway blocked near Ferrybridge after crash

Transport
Traffic builds up on the M62 Eastbound following the crash. Picture: Crown 2017

M62 crash: Drivers warned of major delays after pile-up near Brighouse

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Traffic queuing on the M1 northbound near Barnsley where there has been a crash. Picture: Crown 2017

M1 delays: What is causing problems on the motorway between Sheffield and Wakefield?

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Yorkshire devolution: United front as Wakefield council leader Peter Box now backs region-wide deal

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Ossett dog kennel plan gets the go-ahead

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Yvette Cooper MP

MPs’ worries on immigrant stats

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Tracey Crouch, who has been appointed minister for loneliness. Picture: Matt Crossick/PA Wire

Minister for Loneliness is testament to Jo Cox, says the MP who now sits in her constituency

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Yorkshire transport is to undergo a major overhaul.

The North is watching: Ex-Chancellor's warning to Government as 'revolutionary' 30-year Yorkshire transport vision is unveiled

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WEATHER WARNING: Icy blast extends into weekend as Yorkshire warned to expect snow and ice

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Kevan Mason, of Greenhow, walks his dogs across a snow cover field at Greenhow, near Pateley Bridge, North Yorkshire. Picture James Hardisty.

Weather warning: Snow and high winds continue to batter Yorkshire as forecast predicts extended cold blast

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A period of wet, windy and snowy weather is expected to hit Yorkshire next week.

Weather warning: Gales, showers and snow set to hit Yorkshire as jet-stream sweeps in cold snap

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Mary Creagh: There’s an NHS winter crisis every year under the Tories

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MP highlights issues facing hospital trust during parliamentary debate

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Health bosses hope to reassure people over shake-up of A&E services in Wakefield

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Fears over future of Yorkshire GP services after closures and mergers

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Leeds and Wakefield hospital patients face long delays

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NHS spent £5.5m on extra beds at Yorkshire hospitals

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